Business Development Manager Post

We are looking for applicants from a variety of backgrounds that can help grow our charity. Applicants will likely have the following skills/experience: 

  • Managing a variety of small projects, working with tight timescales and budgets, delivering value for money as well as a great user experience 
  • Generating engagement through a range of social media platforms 
  • Line management experience 
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills – personable and engaging, ability to convey key messages and generate excitement
  • Experience in generating diverse income sources. You’ll have a great imagination and be full of ideas

Given the nature of our work, we will require the successful candidate to work weekends and evenings on an occasional basis. 

What we offer: 

  • Flexible working approach, including ability to work from home 
  • A small friendly team – we collaborate to innovate
  • A generous annual leave policy, including privilege days 
  • Competitive salary 

This is a full-time, fixed term (12 months) role with the possibility of extension (funding permitting) based in Carlisle

How to apply

Full details of the job specification can be found here. If you are interested in the role and want to know more, we invite you to our open evening to meet the team. Details can be found here

Candidates should submit a completed application form by 12pm on 16th September 2021. Interviews will be conducted in week commencing 20th September 2021, with shortlisting to be completed the following week. If you require reasonable adjustments and/or support in the recruitment process, please contact the team on Tel: 0300 3020924.

Thursday 09/09/2021   6pm-8pm   Open Evening for applicants

Thursday 16/09/2021  12pm           Application deadlines

Monday 20/09/2021                       Shortlisted interviewees will be notified

Thursday 24/09/2021                     Interviews will be held

Successful candidate will be notified by 25/09/2021 subject to references and DBS check